My Birth Story, Part I: Pregnancy and War

You wouldn't think the two would go together, pregnancy and war, but oh, they do. From the minute I started even thinking my body might be hosting a new life in the near future, I started preparing. I started taking prenatal vitamins 4 months (yes, pretty much right when we got engaged) before the wedding, … Continue reading My Birth Story, Part I: Pregnancy and War


Thank God It’s Monday

This morning I woke up at 5:30am. It's Monday. Believe it or not, it wasn't miserable. I woke up with a sense of purpose and with a joy to write. I chose to wake up. "I'm not a morning person" "A case of the Mondays" "I'm always tired on Mondays" "Mondays are hard" I beg … Continue reading Thank God It’s Monday